Necrotizing myonecrosis secondary to hematogenous spread of gas gangrene following colonic perforation

Abstract

Dear Editor: Invasive soft tissue infections with Clostridium species have been reported sporadically in the literature. Patients present in extreme pain with rapidly evolving violaceous discoloration of the skin and subsequent bullae formation due to necrotizing fasciitis or myonecrosis. Typically, this associated devastating gas gangrene has been… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00384-015-2185-y

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